Lyman Laverne Felstead, 90, of Rochester, died Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Shorewood Senior Community in Rochester.
Lyman was born October 12, 1929 in St. Charles to Robert and Gertrude (Mason) Felstead. On January 31, 1959, he married Carole Grethen at the Little Brown Church. They made their home in Rochester until 1969, when they moved their family to Oronoco. Lyman worked for many years at Bethany Church and the Rochester School District as Custodial Engineer. In 2018, they moved to Shorewood Senior Community.
Lyman enjoyed farming, auctions, John Deere tractors, flower gardening and bird watching.
He is survived by his wife, Carole; three children, Catherine (Troy) Orsburne, Patricia Felstead and David (Ruth) Felstead; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard; sister, Margaret and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Robert Jr., Samuel, Clayton, James, Allen and Baby Felstead and a sister, Alice.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service - St. Charles led by Funeral Celebrant Dianne Rislow. Visitation will be 10 a.m., until the time of the service.
Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service - St. Charles is assisting the family with arrangements. Please share a memory of Lyman, sign his online guestbook and view his video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com